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Ecotricity to supply 18,000 solar panels to develop hybrid energy parks in UK
25 May, 2016
UK-based green energy company Ecotricity receives planning permission for hybrid energy parks in...
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NDA selects French firm Areva for R&D in nuclear decommissioning Wednesday, May 25, 2016 UK Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) has chosen French nuclear power and renewable energy company Areva to be part of its research and development (R&D) framework contract for a...

EDF Energy and Atkins start first nuclear training academy in UAE Wednesday, May 25, 2016 British design, engineering, and project management company Atkins and EDF Energy have introduced its nuclear training academy in the United Arab Emirates...

ReneSola and UCK Group to build 116MW of solar power projects in Turkey Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Chinese manufacturer and project developer ReneSola has entered into a partnership with UCK Group to build several solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects in...

Joint venture Akita Katagami Windfarm to build 66MW windfarm in Japan Tuesday, May 24, 2016 Mitsubishi, Venti-Japan, and C-Tech have partnered to develop a 66MW windpower generation project along the Akita City-Katagami City corridor of Akita Prefecture in Northern...

Construction to commence on Beatrice offshore windfarm in Scotland Tuesday, May 24, 2016 In collaboration with Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners and SDIC Power of China, SSE has given approval for construction to begin on the £2.6bn Beatrice offshore windfarm in Outer Moray...

Tata Power to build two solar projects in Karnataka, India Monday, May 23, 2016 Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL) has won two new solar grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) power projects in...

Vestas’ UpWind Solutions to maintain 1.75GW of turbines, US Monday, May 23, 2016 Danish wind turbine company Vestas' wholly-owned subsidiary UpWind Solutions has signed a multi-site service contract with US-based Berkshire Hathaway Energy and its subsidiaries MidAmerican...

BHEL commissions 250MW thermal plant in Maharashtra, India Monday, May 23, 2016 Indian government-owned power plant equipment manufacturer Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL) has commissioned a 250MW thermal power plant in...

Portugal runs on renewable energy for 170 hours Friday, May 20, 2016 Portugal has been supplied entirely by renewable energy sources including wind, hydro, and...

GMB Scotland seeks urgent review of energy policies Friday, May 20, 2016 UK general trade union GMB Scotland has urged the new government to carry out an urgent review of its energy policies and to introduce an industrial strategy for generating more jobs across...

Deals this week: Aboitiz Power Corporation, Marubeni Corporation, and Societe Generale Friday, May 20, 2016 Aboitiz Power Corporation has announced its interest to acquire Chevron Corporation's geothermal assets in Indonesia and the Philippines, which are estimated to be valued at approximately...

A2SEA completes installing 97 turbines at Gode Wind 2+1 windfarm Friday, May 20, 2016 Denmark-based offshore windfarm installation and services company A2SEA has completed the deployment of 97 turbines at Dong Energy's Gode Wind 2+1 offshore windfarm in the North...

M&As this week: Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, Centrica, and Crius Energy Trust Friday, May 20, 2016 Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners have acquired an additional 25.4% stake in Isagen for an approximate consideration of COP2.92bn ($976m) in a first mandatory tender...

Goldwind Americas to buy 160MW Rattlesnake wind project from RES Thursday, May 19, 2016 Xinjiang Goldwind Science and Technology subsidiary Goldwind Americas has entered an agreement with Renewable Energy Systems Americas (RES) to purchase the 160MW Rattlesnake Wind Project...

Kenya signs renewable energy development deal with UK Thursday, May 19, 2016 A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between the UK and Kenya to enhance cooperation on renewable energy...

Duke Energy receives NCUC approval to build solar facilities in North Carolina Thursday, May 19, 2016 US-based electricity company Duke Energy has received regulatory approval from the North Carolina Utilities Commission (NCUC) to develop new solar facilities in Davie and Union...

Enel begins construction of its first wind project in North Dakota Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Enel Green Power North America (EGPNA) has commenced construction of Lindahl wind project in the US state of North Dakota....

sPower bags three PPA solar contracts in California Wednesday, May 18, 2016 US-based renewable energy provider sPower has received contracts from utility Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) for three solar projects in...

Statoil granted lease to commence floating windfarm construction Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Norwegian-based energy company Statoil has secured a seabed lease from Crown Estate to commence work on a floating windfarm off the coast of Scotland later this...

Second tidal turbine for EDF Paimpol-Bréhat project inaugurated Tuesday, May 17, 2016 French environment, energy, and maritime affairs minister Marie-Ségolène Royal has inaugurated the EDF Paimpol-Bréhat tidal-turbine project's second 10m diameter DCNS OpenHydro tidal turbine in...


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